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about me

Sachi Ezura is a comedy producer and writer in New York City. After graduating from Harvard, she decided to disappoint her parents by pursuing a career in comedy. She has produced on Refinery29’s After After Party, BET’s The Rundown w/ Robin Thede, and MTV’s Girl Code. She was Executive Producer of Development and Talent at Seriously.TV, a digital comedy channel under Verizon Hearst Media Partners, specializing in the intersection of comedy, politics, and social justice. She also worked as Director of Original Programming at IFC, where, in addition to working on Documentary Now!, Portlandia, and Comedy Bang! Bang!, she oversaw IFC's digital platform, Comedy Crib. As Manager of Development at MTV2, she oversaw casting for MTV’s hit comedy series Guy Code and Girl Code. She also co-wrote the Girl Code book, available at Urban Outfitters, and has been published in The New Yorker’s Daily Shouts.

Sachi has booked and produced comedy for the MTV Comedy Showcase, the IFC Comedy Showcase, the New York Comedy Festival, the Quarterly Arts Soiree, Laughter in the Park, and the ECNY-nominated annual showcases 50 Best Jokes and 50 First Jokes. She has hosted and produced comedy shows at Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, Ella, Alligator Lounge, The Grand, Webster Hall, Littlefield, Union Hall, and the Bell House. She studied improv at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, completing their Advanced Study program, and has performed at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband Jake and their two cats, Pudding and Magoo.

Contact

sachi.ezura@gmail.com